NOTIFICATION REFERRED TO IN CHAPTER 2, SECTION 10, OF THE SECURITIES MARKETS ACT ON A CHANGE IN HOLD

NOTIFICATION REFERRED TO IN CHAPTER 2, SECTION 10, OF THE SECURITIES MARKETS ACT
ON A CHANGE IN HOLDINGS

Fiskars Corporation has been informed that Virala Oy Ab has increased its holding
to more than one-tenth (1/10) of the share capital and voting rights in Fiskars
Corporation. Under Chapter 2, Section 10 of the Finnish Market Securities Act, we
hereby announce following:

1. Name of company in which holdings have been acquired

Fiskars Oyj Abp, Business ID 0214036-5

2. Date of change in holdings

March 11, 2005

3. Shareholder's name and Business Identity Code

Virala Oy Ab, 0147485-7

4. Proportion of voting rights and share capital:

Number of Proportion of Proportion of
shares share capital voting rights

A shares 4 851 553 6.26 % 0.96 %
K shares 3 000 277 3.87 % 11.85 %

Total 7 851 830 10.13 % 12.81 %

The share capital of Fiskars Corporation comprises a total of
77,510,200 shares (54,944,492 A shares and 22,565,708 K shares),
said shares entitling to a total of 506,258,652 votes.

Juha Rauhala Johan Landsdorff
Vice President, Vice President,
Corporate Finance Legal Counsel